It’s Not In Your Head: How Physiological Dependence Takes Hold

For someone who has never experienced addiction, it’s easy to wonder why someone struggling with substance abuse can’t simply stop. If you or someone you love is dealing with a substance abuse problem, you know that it’s not that simple. Psychological and physiological dependence can both wreak havoc on a person’s ability to quit using…

a man on a couch suffers from cocaine withdrawal symptoms

Cocaine Withdrawal Symptoms

Since cocaine is such a highly addictive drug, overcoming a cocaine addiction first means going through withdrawal. Cocaine withdrawal symptoms can be overwhelming, and many individuals opt to skip detox because they are nervous about discomfort. Understanding more about the symptoms of cocaine withdrawal can help prospective clients and their loved ones prepare for detox…